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January 18th, 2018 - 9:17 am § in Misc.

Amazons Final 20: The Ave Bets

Amazon’s choices of its top 20 look a lot like what I expected.  The key words would be … access to DC, access to Europe, good mass transit, good housing stock and GREAT TALENT POOLS. My bets have been and still are on Toronto and Philly.  These two share a lot.  High on the list [&he[...]

December 23rd, 2017 - 1:32 am § in America

Waiting For Amazon

Amazon.com – watch more funny videos[...]

June 16th, 2017 - 12:29 pm § in Misc.

AMAZON TO BUY WHOLE FOODS

AMAZON TO BUY WHOLE FOODS David Brewster So Amazon is buying Whole Foods. Does this mean, as this article argues, that Amazon wants to take over the whole world? “The grocery stocks are down today, but they shouldn’t be the only companies trembling: Google, Apple, and even Uber are threatene[...]

May 30th, 2017 - 12:51 am § in The Ave Scene

Jeff Bezos Is Not Just The World’s Richest Man, as Owner of the Washington Post He is not Just Breaking News, He is Reinventing Journalism 

Bezos May Have Saved The Free Press As the Internet devastated traditional media, we were left with the ugly world of Fox News with its alternative reality and the confusing hope of the now failed model of a news aggressors, led by the Huffington Post.   TV News was taken over by the entertainment[...]

March 27th, 2017 - 8:46 am § in Misc.

AMAZON ATTACKS RETAIL

Amazon’s Ambitions Unboxed: Stores for Furniture, Appliances and More The online retailing giant is trying to bring its own formula to traditional retailing. If it is successful, it could change how all stores operate. NYTIMES.COM[...]

December 1st, 2016 - 9:49 am § in America

Amazon Uber Alles

BEZOS GROWING MONOPOLY... AMAZON captured 31% online spending over Cyber Weekend…[...]

November 13th, 2016 - 12:26 am § in Misc.

Trump vs Bezos

Trump’s first dustup with Bezos came late last year. Bezos bought the Washington Post in 2013 for $250 million. Trump has claimed he used the paper to influence politicians in Washington D.C. and keep them from taxing Amazon. Follow Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump The @washingtonpost, which lo[...]

October 27th, 2016 - 2:34 pm § in Misc.

Amazon Shares Fall

Amazon profit falls short, shares sink Amazon.com’s third-quarter profit and its current quarter forecast fell short of Wall Street estimates, sending shares down sharply. Alphabet says revenue up 20.2 percent, sets $7 billion share buyback[...]

October 19th, 2016 - 2:19 am § in The Ave Scene

Vulcan names veteran tech exec to be CEO

Bill Hilf, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise executive, will replace Paul Allen, as CEO of Vulcan. Vulcan is the umbrella group that controls the sprawling set of entities that carry out Allen’s diverse interests from sports teams to a conservation-oriented census of Africa’s elephants.  Along with [...]